“Investment of 4 thousand crores and 70 industrial units will provide employment to 7 thousand people” says Madhya Pradesh CM

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Balaghat is a district of wonderful possibilities. Here there is a store of many wealth and all the resources including forest, minerals, water, agriculture. By utilizing these resources and resources, Balaghat will be made “unemployment free – employable”. Investment promotion assistance is being provided for setting up industries in the district. An additional 25% rebate is being given on land allotment along with 50% rebate. There is a concession in electricity tariff, electricity tariff. Pollution control validity has been increased from 2 years to 5 years. Assistance and other incentive facilities are also being made available for infrastructure development. There is an investment climate in Balaghat. The state government will provide employment to 7 to 8 thousand people by investing about Rs 4,000 crore.

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan was addressing the Investor Summit 2021 held at Balaghat virtually from his residence. Industrial Policy and Investment Promotion Minister Shri Rajvardhan Singh Dattigaon, Minister of State for AYUSH and Water Resources Shri Ramkishore Kanwre, MP Shri Dhal Singh Bisen, former minister and present MLA Shri Gauri Shankar Bisen, representatives and officials of industrial units were present in the program at Balaghat. .

Special session on manganese based industry , rice mill, tourism and bamboo industry

In this summit, discussion sessions regarding setting up of manganese based industries, new rice mills and workshops on bamboo industry and tourism development have been organized. Principal Secretary Industrial Policy and Investment Promotion Shri Sanjay Shukla attended the summit from the Chief Minister’s residence.

Value addition of raw material will have to be done

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that employment is necessary for self-reliance. Employment opportunities will be created from industries. Value addition of raw material available in Balaghat will have to be done. Paddy has immense potential here with minerals. A new policy is being brought for paddy, so that it can be purchased at minimum support price and people will get employment. There are many opportunities in the food processing sector as well.

The clan industry can be revived

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that there are possibilities of mineral based industry also. Balaghat’s Kabelu is also famous. Pucca roofs are less prevalent in Kabelu, but now people are getting attracted towards the construction of eco-friendly buildings. The design can be changed to produce designer floor tiles and pre-fabricated ceilings. The clan industry can also be revived depending on the changing requirement and technology.

There are possibilities in bamboo furniture and incense sticks industry

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that Balaghat bamboo is very useful. Here bamboo is being produced on private land along with forests. Initiatives can be taken for enterprises like making furniture and incense sticks from available raw material in the form of bamboo.

Ample investment opportunities in hotels , resorts, wellness centers

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that there is immense potential for tourism in Balaghat. A large area of ​​Kanha National Park is located in Balaghat district itself. Hence, there are ample investment opportunities in hotels, resorts, wellness centers.

Invest , give employment in Balaghat, government is with you

Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that Balaghat is the master of immense possibilities. There is a need to move towards food processing along with agricultural production. The state government is inviting investors to invest with full confidence. All possible facilities, safe environment and cooperation will be provided in Balaghat. While motivating the investors, Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that you should invest, give employment in Balaghat, the government is with you.

Committed to implement Ease of Doing Business

Industrial Policy and Investment Promotion Minister Rajvardhan Singh Dattigaon said that Chief Minister Shri Chouhan is committed to implement Ease of Doing Business. It is only as a result of the leadership and guidance of Chief Minister Shri Chouhan that Madhya Pradesh has come under the category of developed states from BIMARU. The Minister of State for Water Resources, Shri Ramkishore Kanwre said that efforts are being made to brand Chinour rice of Balaghat under the “One District One Product” scheme. MP Shri Dhal Singh Bisen said that necessary infrastructure for industrial development, transportation, resources required for agriculture and industrial sector etc. are all available in Balaghat. The industrial development of Balaghat will get a boost with the coordinated efforts of the state government and investors. MLA Shri Gauri Shankar Bisen also addressed the program.